A fine mess

AN average of just one fine per week is being imposed on litter louts, dog foulers and noise polluters in Suffolk's heartland, it emerged today.Powers to issue litter bugs with fixed penalty notices have been used only 47 times in east and mid Suffolk since April 2005.

AN average of just one fine per week is being imposed on litter louts, dog foulers and noise polluters in Suffolk's heartland, it emerged today.

Powers to issue litter bugs with fixed penalty notices have been used only 47 times in east and mid Suffolk since April 2005.

For the full story see tonight's Evening Star.


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